Monday - Friday - 7.30 - 5.30, and selected Saturdays

  • (03) 9457 1001

A Heidelberg Mainstay

We have been a family dental surgery in Heidelberg since 1929. We utilise modern technology in dentistry to provide a high quality, highly efficient service, and most importantly, deliver a comfortable and positive experience for our patients and their families.
A Brief History

A Brief History

  • 1929 - Dr John Mills first establishes dental surgery, Cnr Yarra & Mount Streets Heidelberg
  • 1974 - Dental Surgery purchased by Drs Kim Coillet and Geoff Snell
  • 1978 - Surgery moves to current location 71 Yarra St, Heidelberg
  • 1984 - Dr Chris Snell (son of Dr Geoff Snell) begins working at surgery
  • 2000 - Dr Geoff Snell retires, and Dr Chris Snell becomes principal dentist
  • 2001 - Dr Rob Aurelio joins practice
  • 2006 - Dr Rob Aurelio becomes principal dentist and Dr Coilett retires at end of 2006

Our Team

We are fortunate at Snell and Aurelio Dental Surgeons to have a caring and friendly team.


We can claim your eligible private insurance dental rebate on the spot with our HICAPS machine. We accept and bulk bill the Medicare Child Dental Benefit Schedule (CDBS), Veterans Affairs patients, as well as the VEDS (Victorian Emergency Dental Scheme) and VGDS (Victorian General Dental Scheme). ​ Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.